editors and fashion consultants: Tim Blanks

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Liking the domino effect at @dior. Liking even more the #salvadordali FX suspended over the crowd #diorcouture. #onlythenoseknows

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FAVES @gillianmcvey @jpesko @magasinthestore

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The general in @kris_van_assche’s new model army for his @diorhomme show today was #cameronalborzian. In 1989, he was the sex beast in Madonna’s #expressyourself video. Then he...

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Grace shoots her first campaign for @thombrowneny.

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That time when a toaster oven fell in love with @elgarjohnson ...and he didn’t even notice

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Three little maids from school are we... @mrkimjones, wadda wayda go! Thanks for the memories and be seein’ ya soon ‍♂️‍♂️‍♂️‍♂️

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The guardians of Dark City emerged blinking into the white light of @rickowensonline’s winter catwalk. The future’s on hold.

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Scene 1 Boy films show. Show doesn’t notice. Boy loses interest. Boy taps foot. Boy claps. (Fade to grey) @maisonvalentino @francescosourigues #visage

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The Five Virgils #bandontherun @virgilabloh @off____white #manonamission

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@mrkimjones @virgilabloh @louisvuitton #LUCILLE

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The Triennale is closed on Monday but no one stopped me when I walked in. I had the @rickowensonline exhibition to myself, moving through the shadows, with the eerie feeling I was being...

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@prada, Thinking about what happened in Hawaii yesterday, obviously Miuccia Prada couldn’t anticipate that, but her show felt like it was about finding ways to cope...and to hope....

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When @lallo25 writes a fan letter, he says it in leather. @eltonjohn #crocodilerock #someonesavedmylifetonight @gucci #prefall2018

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I ran a few labels past @jonathan.anderson at @vamuseum tonight. Curator. Collaborator. Collector. Agitator. Designer (obvs)... What was his own one-word definition for himself? TRYING......

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Lord, I kneel and offer you my word on a wing.... January 10, 2016

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Beautiful phantoms @craig__green. Innocence and eerie abstraction. Pagan past and impossible future.

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THE MADNESS OF KING CHARLES! @_charlesjeffrey called his show TANTRUM! and, with the help of @theo.adams’s demented dance troupe, turned blind rage into something so thrillingly...

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@davidbeckham’s top tip for dealing with #LFWM: start the day with a sausage @kentandcurwen

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To celebrate a new year, @jefflounds bathes in a yellow glow devised from the powerful venom of the black mamba snake. For her arcane installation at @tatebritainlondon, French artist...

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The ladybird is a traditional symbol of good luck. When one lands on you, make a wish. When DOZENS land on you, buy a lottery ticket. It’s a perfectly positive infestation for the...

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@donatella_versace, my woman of the year: best show, best attitude, best reminder that tomorrow is another day (or, in this case, another year)

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Thank you @animalglobe for the happy ending #felineorgasmatron #whycantwealljustgetalong?

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Go-girls and showgirls all agree, this is how the eyes should be...@geechrist does #december29 with @gilesdeacon_ and @jefflounds

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Once upon a time, in the kingdom of Manhattan, a handsome young man from Chicago fell in love with a beautiful princess from Brazil. Too bad fashion fairytales hardly ever have happy...

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In 1975, I was working for Rock Australia Magazine in Sydney when Marlene Dietrich came to town to play a string of dates. Ticket sales can’t have been good because the office got...

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Boxing Day. The Little Dog Yawns.

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ELF is on the way. Be afraid, be VERY afraid. #christmasday #ageoldevil

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He’s home! Thank you @houseofhackney @jackpierson9 #billshapiro #tatum #starman

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I met my dream Yeti, and her name was...AMANDA @amandaharlech #endangeredspecies

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My Avenging Christmas Angel! @c_poesy_ is breathtaking in TheTunnel:VENGEANCE on @SkyAtlantic now. #onthespectrum #clemencepoesy #thetunnel

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For the @YSL takeover of @colette, @prunier reissued their Caviar Collection featuring the LOVE designs Yves originally created for his Christmas cards. This is the sort of limited...

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For 20 years, @sarahandelman and her mother #coletterousseaux have helped define my experience of Paris, so it was the least I could do to make a day trip to say AU REVOIR @colette...

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When #guccigift gets it SO right...@lallo25 knows me too well. I am a creature of traditional comforts. A GUCCI HOT WATER BOTTLE! Colour me cuddly.

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There’s snow on the mountain man. Thanks to @jefflounds and @formosa_flowers_chocolaterie for the arrangement. #flipper

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Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to reduce to its elemental electricity. And God didn’t vote for Roy Moore, so take that, bigots, racists and fools. And thank...

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Communion @rochelleica. #holytrinity: I tasted God in the #lemonposset, the shortbread was my wafer, and cool, clear water made do for wine. Thanks to the high priestess @margotehenderson...

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His cruel mouth, her flushed cheeks...in which monstrous act had they just been caught? It was beginning to look a lot like...CHRISTMAS!!!☃️ (@minamifukuyoshi will claim innocence!)

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Thompson and Thomson without a P, as in Venezuela. Thank you @sammcknight1 for Christmas hijinx❤️❤️❤️@jefflounds @minamifukuyoshi

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Favourite page from #GucciGift’s Christmas catalogue. The Chosen One plays his quintuple-necked Strat. And isn’t that just the best way to shift a £1250 “black leather pouch...

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Karl Lagerfeld comes home to Hamburg, hail the conquering hero.

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When Pianos Attack! #panicroom #breakingpoint

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#Raf Simons was given an award by @hideousbastard at #fashionawards. Shit got real! @britishfashioncouncil

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#annawintour #christopherbailey A moment of Realness at #fashionawards @britishfashioncouncil

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@iamnaomicampbell brought 13 of #azzedinealaia’s most iconic women onstage at #fashionawards. Who wore it best?

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Madame Imrana predicts your future in her 21st century crystal ball @bof

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Maybe we will never be royals but we can sure as hell look like Tsars and Tsarinas, especially when @natasupernova is sorting out the lighting. In the most beautiful marquee of the...

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#fbf and it’s all about @systemmagazine. Whoever took my leopard lurex jacket 45 years ago, I WANT IT BACK. Thank you #juergenteller @misterwingfield @elizabethvon @alexianied for...

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@imranamed closes #bofvoices 2017 and I’m SAD. A magical two days (literally, when @dynamomagician entertained in the bar last night). I loved, I laughed, I learned. And I can’t...

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Inspiring Minds! The worlds that @carineroitfeld and @kinglimaa come from couldn’t be more different but they’ve formed an incredible bond. I was lucky enough to grill them at #bofvoices...

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If we can sparkle, he may land tonight...right on top of my tree...any time he wants to... @houseofhackney

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In 1964, #richardavedon took the photos and #jamesbaldwin wrote the text for Nothing Personal, an unsparing portrait of America during a time of seismic change. @taschen has just republished...

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#azzedinealaia’s small/tall dynamic with powerful women reminded me of my other favourite small/tall combo: #antoniolopez and #jerryhall. This photo is 42 YEARS OLD!!!!! #fbf

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Thinking about Drinking: The Sequel. “Champagne for my real friends, real pain for my sham friends” #FrancisBacon #brutforabrute #marquisdesade

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Thinking about drinking

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It’s Tuesday, and I still read at least two ACTUAL newspapers every day. #powerofthepress #guybourdin

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Remembering Azzedine with the short film @ellenvonunwerth made in 1989. @lindaevangelista and @cturlington RULED IN ALAIA!

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One of my favourite photos of Azzedine Alaia...the wit, the playfulness, the love...eternal. Thank you @faridakhelfa @jeanpaulgoudeofficial, and to the magician himself.

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For over 700 years, the Goldsmiths Hall in London has been home to the craft and creativity of British gold, silver and jewellery. It’s where the Leopard Awards were launched last...

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Erin O’Connor spent yesterday at Buckingham Palace because the Queen was honouring her with an MBE for her dedication to making the modelling industry a better place. As a Member...

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It’s autumn on Via Gesu. The leaves are falling in the courtyard of Casa Versace. Eerie to see it so empty, no army of journalists, no shocktroops of supermodels. Fortunately, the...

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Hitched five years ago today...at the 11th hour of the 12th day of the 11th month, 2012 ❤️❤️ Happy Anniversary @jefflounds

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Sweet Dreams #pirellicalendar2018 @rupaulofficial @slickwoods #timwalker

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@wilson_oryema, @alpha_dia_ and @kingsillustrator see themselves for the first time in the #pirellicalendar2018 by #timwalker. BRILLIANCE!

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For the #pirellicalendar2018, #timwalker retells the story of #AliceInWonderland with an all-black cast. It may be the most beautiful, surreal work he’s ever done -it’s certainly...

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Kids in a club...she went up, he went down #stripes @steffyotka

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The Most Beautiful Boys in the World. “#PaulNewman bought a motorcycle to match the one #JamesDean rode up and down the coast in Santa Monica and Malibu. On weekends the two would...

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The Pierre’s idea of a mint on the pillow before bed. Sugar rush till sunrise.

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Meisel! Aboah! Enninful! The most fabulous shoot #RichardAvedon never did. Phew, what a scorcher! @voguemagazineuk @edward_enninful @adwoaaboah #StevenMeisel

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She cries “Where have all Papa’s heroes gone?’ It’s enough to make me take up baseball. Thank you @70sbabes

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I’m having trouble seeing the forest for the trees. @beeple_crap says GO INTO THE LIGHT. Thanks for the illumination.

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WE SIZZLE! (What choice do we have?)

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COSMIC ORGASMATRON! #bonfirenight

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DO NOT EXPOSE TO NAKED FLAME! #burnbabyburn #discoinferno

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A Hallowe’en ballet brought to you by @blue.planet.2 THE MOST AWE-INSPIRING TV SHOW IN HISTORY hosted by living legend #davidattenborough

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BOO! Eye Without a Face...Happy Hallowe’en (#RichardAvedon photographed by #IrvingPenn)

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I want to LIVE in #callmebyyourname. Drop a couple of decades, dance to #psychedelicfurs for the first time, fall in love with #armiehammer on the shores of #lakegarda...who wouldn’t?...

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I want to

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The original radiant child. Like his ex Madonna, #jeanmichelbasquiat never doubted that he was bound for glory #boomforreal

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On my last night in Sao Paolo, I met @otavioaugusto5, a young designer who travelled across Brazil on a bus for nine hours and then slept rough for a night, all for the opp to workshop...

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Food porn...sea urchin and seaweed

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Call me Pollyanna but the best thing about a life in fashion is the people I meet. I’ve just spent four days at #Iguatemitalks in Sao Paolo being looked after by this incredible woman....

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I may never make it to the Amazon, but least I ate at @manimanioca. Even if It’s a radically untraditional take on traditional Brazilian food, I can still taste the rainforest. ...

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Virgil is Virtual, Rick Is Real, Michele is Magic... #iguatemitalks @virgilabloh @rickowensonline @mischelelamy

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So I go to sleep in London on Saturday night and wake up Sunday night at a #U2 concert in Sao Paolo. @misterwingfield said there must have been 100,000 people there. And it was one...

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#tbt that time in the Camargue with TheMostBeautifulWomanInTheWorld™ @lindaevangelista on a shoot with @therealpeterlindbergh. At one point, a huge bull headed very purposefully towards...

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Two for dinner. No reservations...at all...about anything. #hypnosis

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Such a strange sensation after watching the George Michael doc tonight. He was working on it right up till he died, and he uses the old interview footage so artfully that, for all the...

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Yesterday was Heroes Day. Sunday, it’s the Heroine’s turn. From the first issue of The Fashion, @sarahmower_ ‘s blazing comet of a magazine from 2000, this incredible shoot by...

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40 years ago today, #DavidBowie released his 12th album #Heroes. Empires have fallen since then, and others, darker, are rising. Which makes this music more vital than ever. It’s...

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The Family @jefflounds #jackrussellsrule

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Thank you @misterwingfield for talking to me at the Patron Event @sarabandefoundation tonight. Without curiosity, you ain’t got conversation.

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Sleeping Beauty @friezemasters

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I’ll be talking about my life in fashion for @sarabandefoundation on Tuesday night and that’s got me thinking about how and why I got here. It all started purely by accident 30...

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I’m in the hot seat at the @sarabandefoundation on Tuesday night, October 10, for their latest Patron Event. I’ll be talking about my time in fashion, how it’s changed, the things...

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So I said to myself, “Tim, you’re on a budget and you’re only allowed to buy one thing @friezeartfair.” It took some time, but I finally came to a decision. Sixty million dollars...

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Goodnight Paris #frenchcosmopolitan @hotelreginaparis @valentinoparisfrance #ifoundgodatthebottomofacocktailglass #pfw